Check out the best shots and most interesting moments from the par-3 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass in the opening round of THE PLAYERS Championship 2020.
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Rory McIlroy returns to the PGA TOUR’s flagship event looking to defend his 2019 title at THE PLAYERS Championship on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass. McIlroy, also the reigning FedExCup champ, will lead the deepest field in golf. Jon Rahm, Brooks Koepka and Dustin Johnson are joined by recent TOUR winners Viktor Hovland, Matthew Wolff, Collin Morikawa, Sebastián Muñoz and Joaquin Niemann. With 600 FedExCup points available to the winner, a three-year exemption and a check worth $2.7 million – who will come out on top?
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In This Story: Rory McIlroy
Rory McIlroy MBE is a professional golfer from Northern Ireland who is a member of both the European and PGA Tours.
He is a former world number one in the Official World Golf Ranking, having spent over 100 weeks in that position during his career. He is a four-time major champion, winning the 2011 U.S Open, 2012 PGA Championship, 2014 Open Championship, and 2014 PGA Championship.
Along with Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods, he is one of three players to win four majors by the age of 25. In 2012, he became the youngest player to reach $10 million in career earnings on the PGA Tour.
McIlroy has represented Europe, Great Britain & Ireland, and Ireland as both an amateur and a professional. At the Ryder Cup, he played for Europe against the United States in 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, and 2018, with Europe winning in 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2018. For his individual and team achievements he has twice been named RTÉ Sports Person of the Year, in 2011 and 2014.